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Guardian:
WikiLeaks demands answers after being notified that Google handed over three staffers' emails to the US government in 2012   —  WikiLeaks demands answers after Google hands staff emails to US government  — Search giant gave FBI emails and digital data belonging to three staffers
Jan 25, 2015, 10:05 PMIn context
Patrick Wintour / Guardian:
UK's House of Lords plans to debate revised “snooper's charter” surveillance bill Monday   —  'Snooper's charter': four Lords in bid to pass changed version before election  —  Cross-party group's last-minute amendments spark concern over scope of access to data intelligence agencies would get
Jan 24, 2015, 6:40 AMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Apple acquires UK startup Semetric, which runs music analytics service Musicmetric, for a reported price of up to $50M   —  Apple buys the British startup behind music analytics service Musicmetric  —  Company helps record labels track digital sales, streams and social stats, and could become part of Beats Music relaunch
Jan 21, 2015, 4:05 AMIn context
Alan Yuhas / Guardian:
White House breaks own State of the Union embargo for online audience   —  Obama administration posts full text of president's speech before its own media embargo in unprecedented decision targeting internet-savvy readers  —  The White House posted the entire text of President Obama's 2015 State …
Jan 20, 2015, 10:50 PMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Lizard Squad's LizardStresser hacked and customer details made public   —  Researcher says hacker group took $11k worth of bitcoin payments for its DDoS service, but stored usernames and passwords in plain text  —  Hacking group Lizard Squad made a name for itself with high-profile attacks …
Jan 19, 2015, 5:00 PMIn context
Spencer Ackerman / Guardian:
NSA academic advisory panel says there's no potent alternative to bulk data collection for identifying new intelligence targets   —  Technology offers no magic solution to bulk data collection issues, says panel  —  Advisory body says ‘technological magic’ cannot resolve security objectives …
Jan 17, 2015, 4:50 PMIn context
James Ball / Guardian:
Newly uncovered US cybersecurity report finds encryption vital to protect private data and is at odds with David Cameron's proposal   —  Secret US cybersecurity report: encryption vital to protect private data  —  Newly uncovered Snowden document contrasts with British PM's vow to crack down on encrypted messaging after Paris attacks
Jan 15, 2015, 10:35 PMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Toyota Oculus Rift app uses virtual reality to explain distracted driving   —  TeenDrive365 simulator challenges people to drive safely amid traffic noises, text messages and virtual friends in the car  —  Wearing an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset while driving?  That's unlikely to end well.
Jan 15, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Guardian:
David Cameron seeks cooperation of US president over encryption crackdown   —  PM to ask Barack Obama to put pressure on US internet companies to work more closely with UK intelligence agencies  —  David Cameron is to urge Barack Obama to pressure internet firms such as Twitter and Facebook …
Jan 15, 2015, 6:10 AMIn context
Hannah Jane Parkinson / Guardian:
Google-backed fund donates €250,000 to Charlie Hebdo, Zuckerberg condemns attack, Apple shows solidarity with banner on site   —  Mark Zuckerberg, Apple and Google respond to Charlie Hebdo attack  —  Facebook CEO condemns attack while Google donates £195,000 to support satirical magazine …
Jan 9, 2015, 12:35 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
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HP:
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Zoho:
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